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Jeremiah Oliver was last seen Sept. 14. (Facebook)

Missing Boy’s Mother and Boyfriend Indicted

The mother and boyfriend of a missing Massachusetts boy have been indicted in his disappearance.Jeremiah Oliver’s father lives in New Britain.

03/21/2014

Screen capture of the Rhode Island State House. (Credit: visitingnewengland.com)

Raid At Rhode Island State Capitol By FBI, IRS, State Police

Law enforcement officials raided the office and home of Rhode Island’s House Speaker as part of a criminal investigation by the U.S. attorney’s office, FBI, IRS and state police.

03/21/2014

File photo of a 'cronut'.  (credit:  Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Maine Bakery Told They Can’t Use The Name ‘Cronut’

The delicious pastry served up by a Maine bakery is still on the menu, it just has a new name, thanks to a bit of legal trouble.

03/21/2014

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Group Challenges New England Energy Coordination

A Boston environmental group is challenging how energy policy is coordinated by New England’s six governors, saying the state leaders are conducting private negotiations with the energy industry.

03/20/2014

File photo of a person holding a gun. (credit: George Frey/Getty Images)

‘Gun’ Tattoo Mistakenly Brings Heavily Armed Police To Maine Man’s Home

Police armed with assault rifles descended on a Maine man’s home after members of a tree removal crew he’d told to clear off his property reported that he had a gun.

03/19/2014

Governor Dannel Malloy welcomes home Connecticut National Guard troops. (WTIC's Michael Guerrera)

Nearly 300 CT National Guard Troops Welcomed Home

More than 275 members of three Connecticut National Guard units have been welcomed home in a formal ceremony at the O’Neill State Armory.

03/18/2014

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Gas Pipeline Limits Boosting Electricity Price

A lack of pipelines into New England is making natural gas costlier, pushing up wholesale electricity prices in the region by 55 percent last year, the region’s electric grid operator said Tuesday.

03/18/2014

Jeremiah Oliver was last seen Sept. 14. (Facebook)

Three Charged With Interfering With Investigation Of Boy’s Disappearance

Massachusetts authorities have charged three people with interfering with the investigation of the disappearance of a five-year-old boy last seen by relatives in September.

03/18/2014

State lawmakers will review a proposal to ban the sale of semi-automatic weapons, a bill which failed last year. (Getty Images)

Gun Control Debate Returns To Rhode Island Statehouse

State lawmakers will review a proposal to ban the sale of semi-automatic weapons, a bill which failed last year.

03/18/2014